The following resources will help you enhance your understanding and use of student response systems (aka "clickers"). While some of these resources are generic to all student response systems, others are specific to the i>clicker brand that Ball State University supports.Technical Help for i>clicker
Instructional Support Materials
Articles, Books, and Websites
Teaching with Classroom Response Systems: Creating Active Learning Environments, by Derek Bruff. Jossey-Bass, 2009.
i>clicker User Community
On the Use of Clickers at CU
Clicker videos from CUs Science Education Initiative
"Clickers in the Large Classroom: Current Research and Best Practice Tips," by Jane Caldwell. Life Sciences Education, Vol. 6, 2007.
"Designing Effective Questions for Classroom Response System Teaching," by Ian Beatty, et al. American Journal of Physics, January 2006.
Teaching with Classroom Response Systems
A collection of articles explaining clicker use in various disciplines
An excerpt from a video by Eric Mazur about clicker pedagogy
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